Instance Property

mode

The current audio session’s mode.

Declaration

var mode: AVAudioSession.Mode { get }

Discussion

The audio session mode, together with the audio session category, indicates to the system how you intend to use audio in your app. You can use a mode to configure the audio system for specific use cases such as video recording, voice or video chat, or audio analysis.

AVAudioSession.Mode discusses the values available for this property. The default value is default.

See Also

Configuring the Audio Session

var category: AVAudioSession.Category

The current audio session category.

func setCategory(AVAudioSession.Category)

Sets the audio session’s category.

var availableCategories: [AVAudioSession.Category]

The audio session categories available on the current device.

struct AVAudioSession.Category

Audio session category identifiers.

var categoryOptions: AVAudioSession.CategoryOptions

The set of options associated with the current audio session category.

func setCategory(AVAudioSession.Category, options: AVAudioSession.CategoryOptions)

Sets the audio session’s category with the specified options.

struct AVAudioSession.CategoryOptions

Constants that specify optional audio behaviors.

func setMode(AVAudioSession.Mode)

Sets the audio session’s mode.

var availableModes: [AVAudioSession.Mode]

The audio session modes available on the device.

struct AVAudioSession.Mode

Audio session mode identifiers.

enum AVAudioSession.RouteSharingPolicy

Cases that indicate the possible route-sharing policies for an audio session.